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LETTER: Minimum wage will have inflationary effects

If members of Congress impose such a massive increase in the minimum wage, regardless of how it is stretched it out, how are they going to compensate seniors on fixed incomes? Or do they intend to impoverish all those who worked for their retirement given that they will not be able to afford Walmart or the 99 Cents Only Store? If they make a matching increase in the retirement and Social Security so the elderly do not end up as the ones in poverty, then what has been accomplished?

If semi-skilled workers started at $15 an hour and are now making $18, they would have to be given a $3-an-hour increase or they will be making only as much as the new guy. Can someone explain how creating massive inflation is good, because I am really baffled by the reasoning.

LETTER: Do Nevada lawmakers live in the real world?

Does Assemblywoman Leslie Cohen, sponsor of Assembly Bill 380, know anything about natural gas? Suppose we ban natural gas in Nevada. What would happen?

LETTER: Carbon tax, free market are the best regulators

Your editorial criticizing Assembly Bill 380, which aims to reduce the amount of natural gas Nevadans use, misses the better way of regulating greenhouse gas emissions: the free market.

LETTER: Nevada must make it easier for residents to go green

If the state and urban cities in Nevada invest in widespread charging infrastructure, it could help not just me, but many other Nevadans out there to have the confidence to finally go electric.

LETTER: More Pelosi hypocrisy

Isn’t it amazing how the speaker’s cry for “punishment” varies if your party affiliation has a D or an R associated with it?

LETTER: Time for Southern Nevada pols to limit development

When I moved to Las Vegas in 2000, the news was centered on the lack of water for Clark County residents. Recently the Review-Journal has printed more news items reiterating the same thing.